Reps wants FG to include Almajiris in school-feeding programme

The House of Representatives has called on Vice President, Yemi Osibanjo to conduct headcounts of Almajiri and enrol them into the Homegrown school feeding programme. The call was part of the resolutions reached on a motion moved by Mansur Manu and 3 others on Thursday. The motion entitled, “Need to Eradicate child destitution and Remove […]

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Governor Reads Riot Act, Impose 24 Hour Curfew As Casualties Increase Over Communal Crisis

The number of casualties in the communal crisis rocking the two communities of Ikale and Araromi Obu in Ondo state increased to four on Thursday. Two people were confirmed dead in a hospital on Thursday morning, with the two communities losing two people from each side. The state governor, Mr Rotimi Akeredolu, on Thursday, however, […]

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WE’LL WORK WITH ALL PROFESSIONAL INFORMATION MANAGEMENT BODIES TO CREATE POSITIVE IMAGE FOR GOVERNMENT – NIGER CPS

The Chief Press Secretary to Governor Abubakar Sani Bello,Mrs Mary Noel Berje has promised to work with public Relations professionals in the state to create a positive image for the state government in order to move the state to an enviable height.Mrs Mary Noel-Berje stated this in Minna when she received members of the Nigeria […]

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Ganduje inaugurates committee on RUGA settlement

By Muhammad Nur Tijani Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State on Thursday inaugurated a 13-man committee on ‎the establishment of RUGA settlement in Kano to curb farmers/herdsmen clashes. Ganduje, who inaugurated the committee at the Government House, Kano, said that settling the herdsmen in one place would improve their economic activities and curb crises.‎ He […]

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N25bn alleged fraud: With story still on EFCC website, Goje denies ever being charged

Sen. Danjuma Goje, has said that he had never faced a N25 billion corruption charge preferred by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Goje, the senator representing Gombe Central at the National Assembly, disclosed this in Abuja on Thursday in a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). His denial is […]

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NIGER CPS SAYS GOVERNMENT WILL WORK WITH NGOs WILLING TO ADD VALUE TO HUMANITY

The Chief Press Secretary (CPS) to the Niger State Governor, Mrs. Mary Noel Berje says the State Government is ready to work closely with all Non-Governmental Organizations that are willing to add value to humanity.Mrs. Noel Berje made the disclosure when she received, in audience, the Chairman Board of Trustees (BOT) of Dibri Emmanuel Foundation, […]

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CBN, NGSG AND PRIVATE SECTOR PARTNER TO FACILITATE LIVESTOCK AND DIARY PRODUCTION IN NIGER

The Central Bank Governor ,Mr Godwin Emefiele has expressed his readiness to provide a wide range of agricultural opportunities for the country by assisting State Governments not only in the areas of Rice and Cassava production but most importantly in the development of livestock and diary business. The Apex Bank Governor Mr Godwin Emefiele gave […]

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Security: North Jubilates As Buhari Rejects Elders’ Call On Fulanis To Leave Southern Nigeria

Abdallah Kurebe The reaction by the presidency to the ongoing grandstanding between regional leaders over the fate of the Fulani herders outside the North by assuring security to all categories of Nigerians residing anywhere has been described as timely as well as a victory for the northern elders and youth groups that agitated for such […]

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Tornadoes management officially unveils Coach Bala

By Abubakar Hassan The management of Niger Tornadoes Football Club of Minna has officially unveiled Coach Abubakar Bala as the Technical Adviser of the Minna based club. The Chairman of the Club who is also the Principal Private Secratry to the Governor of Niger State, Hon. Adamu Aliyu said the choice of Coach Bala was […]

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GOV SANI-BELLO MOURNS DISTRICT HEAD OF BOSSO, LATE ALHAJI MUSA ABUBAKAR …SAYS HIS WISE COUNSEL WILL BE MISSED

Niger State Governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani-Bello has commiserated with the people of Niger State and Minna Emirate over the death of Alhaji Musa Abubakar, the District Head of Bosso. Expressing his deepest sympathy while on a condolence visit to the family of the deceased, Governor Sani-Bello described the death of the District Head as a […]

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